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Jan 5, 2016 12:21 pm

Rizin Interested in Headlining Fedor Emelianenko in Russia: Replay Video – full fight

After a three year hiatus from MMA,  Fedor Emelianenko came back to competition with Rizin against Jaideep Singh.  A mauling of Singh in the first round proved too much as the “The Last Emperor” devastated his opponent with unanswered shots. CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara already has plans for the next Rizin show, but confirmed that the...

Jan 5, 2016 6:45 am

‘King Mo’ Calls out Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianecko

That didn’t take long for a call-out after Fedor Emelianecko disposed of his opponent at Rizen Fighting Federation 2 by TKO in the first. Singh Jaideep went to sleep after a series of unanswered shots that were brutally delivered until the ref saw enough. “King Mo” Lawler with American Top Team (19-4 MMA) tried to...

Jan 1, 2016 3:43 pm

Details on Fedor’s next fight announced

On New Year’s Eve MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko made his successful return to MMA under the Rizin FF banner as he defeated Jaideep Singh. The MMA world immediately began discussing how ‘Fedor’s back!’ And while we speculated that his next fight could be under the Bellator MMA banner, it was announced today that the fight...

Dec 31, 2015 3:20 pm

Fedor’s next opponent to be announced TOMORROW

Earlier today in Japan, MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko made his return to MMA under the Rizin FF banner. Emelianenko put on an impressive performance against Jaideep Singh, to claim his first MMA win in over 3 years. Following the bout, Emelianenko’s coach revealed that The Last Emperor’s next opponent will be revealed tomorrow during a...

Dec 31, 2015 8:17 am

Is Fedor Bellator bound?

Earlier this morning fight fans witnessed the impressive return of Fedor Emelianenko. ‘The Last Emperor’ managed to pick up an impressive 1st round TKO win over a much larger Jaideep Singh. Of course after the bout the MMA community as well as most of Twitter went wild with talks of “Fedor’s back!” One interesting thing...

Dec 31, 2015 8:08 am

Fighters react to the return of Fedor Emelianenko

Earlier this morning Fedor Emelianenko made his successful return to MMA as he picked up a TKO win over Jaideep Singh in the very 1st round of their Rizin FF main event bout. Immediately, the MMA world went wild with talks of “Fedor’s back!” Understandably the Twitter-verse blew up. Below is a compilation of Tweets...

Dec 31, 2015 6:23 am

MUST SEE! Fedor mauls Singh in his return to MMA

The result was what many fans of Fedor Emelianenko expected in his return to MMA. Although the unknown of having over three years off from fighting, fights fans were lured into what could possibly happen at RIZIN’s New Year’s Eve event in day 2. Emelianenko made quick work of Jaideep Singh via TKO by strikes...

Dec 31, 2015 5:23 am

RIZIN FF day 2 full results: Fedor versus Singh

RIZIN FF completed day 2 of their New Year’s Eve card at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. From the crazy matches of Bob Sapp battling Akebono to the return of one of hardcore MMA fan’s favorites in Fedor Emelianenko, RIZIN proved to be full of entertainment, which you expect of Japanese MMA promotion. Russian...

Dec 30, 2015 12:41 am

WATCH! RIZIN FF Day 2 weigh-ins: Sapp and Akebono nearly beef, Fedor and Singh face off

Check out the exciting weigh-in highlights from RIZIN FF day 2 featuring Fedor Emelianenko versus Jaideep Singh in the main event. Also on the New Year’s Eve card will feature the heavyweight semi-finals and final round of the World Grand Prix tournament. Check out the video where Bob Sapp and Akebono get uncomfortably close during...

Dec 28, 2015 10:32 am

Video: Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko’s : Training for Rizin NYE fight

Arguably one of the greatest MMA heavyweights of all time,  Fedor ” The Last Emperor” Emelianenko is seen hitting the mitts as he gets closer to his NYE scrap. Emelianencko dropped three straight against Fabricio Werdum, Antonio Silva and Dan Henderson, all were finishes. Since then he’s answered with three straight, though many critics question the...

Dec 26, 2015 8:05 am

Clip of the Day: Fabricio Werdum vs. Fedor Emelianenko

Fabricio Werdum vs Fedor Emelianenko in San Jose, CA on June 26, 2010. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/BV2q3AEf7C — Dana White (@danawhite) December 26, 2015 The MMA world is currently preparing for the return of Fedor Emelianenko on New Years Eve under the Rizin FF banner, similarly, we are also preparing to see the rematch between Fabricio Werdum...

Dec 24, 2015 8:58 am

Fedor open to fighting in the UFC?

While talks between Fedor Emelianenko and the UFC have never led to ‘The Last Emperor’ fighting in the Octagon, if the stars align after his New Year’s Eve fight with Jaideep Singh under the Rizin FF banner, there could still be hope of seeing Emelianenko in the UFC. He spoke to Championat, where he revealed...

Dec 17, 2015 11:15 pm

Fedor’s ‘surprise’ opponent officially announced

Two weeks out from the RIZIN New Year’s Eve card, the promotion finally announced the opponent for Fedor Emelianenko. The previous talk of Fedor facing Jaideep Singh (1-0 MMA) fizzled out after initial reports, but it was announced that Singh is, in fact, Fedor’s opponent. RIZIN announced the match late Thursday at a news conference....

Dec 17, 2015 1:11 pm

Fedor calls UFC contract ‘enslaving’ and ‘oppressive’

Fedor Emelianenko’s highly anticipated MMA return will happen in 2 weeks, even though an opponent for ‘The Last Emperor’ has yet to be officially announced. During a Periscope session Fedor explained that the contract being offered by the UFC was oppressive. You can watch the full interview in Russian b clicking THIS LINK, however BloodyElbow...

Dec 8, 2015 12:00 am

Coach Vladimir Voronov has exciting news about Fedor’s training

With an opponent still unnamed for Fedor Emelianenko’s return to fighting at RIZIN FF on New Year’s Eve, “The Last Emporer” has “been training hard like he is young,” according to his coach Vladimir Voronov. Voronov recently spoke with M-1 Global after the M-1 Challenge 63 in St. Petersburg. “He clearly has had a long break,...

Nov 27, 2015 8:36 am

Update on Fedor’s opponent for NYE return

Since it was revealed that Fedor Emelianenko would no longer be fighting Jaideep Singh in his return to MMA on New Years Eve, there has been much speculation as to who ‘The Last Emperor’ would be facing. Rizin FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara spoke to Tass.ru via BloodyElbow to discuss the most recent update to the...

Nov 19, 2015 11:11 am

WATCH! Fedor competes against his brother in Sambo tournament

Emelianenko vs. Emelianenko The UnderGround Sambo SeriesThe Last Emperor Fedor Emelianenko vs. his brother Alexander Posted by The Underground on Sunday, November 15, 2015 Wow! Talk about an fascinating throwback. In this clip from the 2012 Russian Sambo finales we can see Fedor Emelianenko and his brother Aleksander Emelianenko competing against each other. This is...

Nov 2, 2015 11:43 pm

Werdum open to rematch with Fedor but does not see Emelianenko coming to the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on the MMA Hour and spoke with Ariel Helwani on a potential rematch with heavyweight great, Fedor Emelianenko. Werdum said that he does not see the Russian fighting in the UFC any time soon, probably tied with a two or three year contract with Rizin. “He deserved a fight...

Nov 2, 2015 12:25 pm

Fedor details contract negotiations with Rizin

When it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko would be returning to MMA competition for a fight on New Year’s Eve many questions were raised. Over time more details emerged regarding the return of ‘The Last Emperor’ and it was finally made official when it was announced that Emelianenko had signed a deal to fight for...